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Gender: Female Meaning of Orsa: "little female bear" Origin of Orsa: Italian variation of Ursula

The name Orsa is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "little female bear". Orsa and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change One Letter".

From the experts:

The advantage of Orsa over the arguably-more-attractive Ursula is that it breaks the tie to the hideous she-witch of The Little Mermaid. Orsa definitely feels more ready for modern life now that brother name Orson is on the rise.

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Famous People Named Orsa

Orsetta Caracciolo di Castagneto, daughter-in-law of Spanish Infanta Beatriz

Pop Culture References for the name Orsa

Orseline, Orsola, Orssa, Orsel, Ursa, Orse, Orsalina, Orsaline, Orselina


Wittyusername103 Says:


I don't like Ursula but I like this.